21 August 2019 - 17:35
“More than a month ago, the President urged the Parliament to postpone disproportionately tough sanctions for violation of the terms of customs clearance of imported cars and offered to consider the given issue at an extraordinary meeting. However, the Verkhovna Rada of the VIII convocation refused to do so. This bill is currently a priority and will be submitted for consideration again at the first session of the parliament of a new convocation. The Verkhovna Rada should approve the bill and the penalties will be postponed,” Ruslan Ryaboshapka explained the situation.
20 August 2019 - 11:13
The mechanisms of protection and motivation of corruption whistleblowers have been discussed with NGO representatives and international partners of Ukraine in the anticorruption sphere during the meeting in the Office of the President on August 19. The meeting was initiated by Deputy Head of the Office of the President Ruslan Ryaboshapka.
19 August 2019 - 22:04
Following the meeting, Representative of the President in the Cabinet of Ministers Andriy Gerus informed that an agreement had been achieved as regards three steps necessary to reduce electricity price. "If these three measures are implemented, we can get about a 20% reduction in the tariff for all consumers - large, medium and small business, budgetary institutions and organizations, kindergartens and schools," he said.
19 August 2019 - 17:46
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy together with Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara paid tribute to the victims of the Babyn Yar tragedy.
19 August 2019 - 15:49
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy called on the Israeli side to recognize the Holodomor of 1932-33 as an act of genocide against the Ukrainian people. The Head of State told this after the negotiations with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is on an official visit to Ukraine.
19 August 2019 - 15:21
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy and Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu discussed trade and economic relations between the countries and investment potential during the negotiations in Kyiv.
19 August 2019 - 14:36
Having a visa-free regime, Ukraine and Israel agreed to finally resolve the issue of mass denial of crossing the Israeli border to Ukrainians. It was stated by President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy following the talks with Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu.